8,278 houses ready for homeless in Rangpur

18 January, 2021 12:00 AM printer

RANGPUR: After construction, 8,278 houses are now ready for handing over to homeless families as a gift from Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in the Mujib Year under the first phase of Ashrayan-2 Project in Rangpur division.

“The already selected 8,278 families will get the houses in the Mujib Year marking the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman,” said Additional Divisional Commissioner (Revenue) Abu Taher Md Masud Rana.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is likely to hand over ownership of the newly constructed 8,278 houses through distributing keys and land registration documents to 8,278 selected ‘ka’ category homeless families in the first phase through videoconferencing soon, reports BSS.

Besides, construction of other 3,475 houses in the second phase of Ashrayan-2 Project continues for handing over to 3,475 homeless families so that none remained shelter-less within the ‘Mujib Year’ in the division.